Construction Management insures the timely, safe and cost-efficient execution of building projects. Construction managers use advanced software and an in-depth understanding of the construction process and related materials to optimize project efficiency and work in an office as well as outside, on the jobsite.
CNM Construction Management A.A.S. students acquire skills related to the range of activities that those in this field must master, from basic accounting principles, to fundamentals of construction, to field surveying. Designed to be completed in 5 terms, the CM A.A.S. degree also incorporates a core of approved general education courses, making it appropriate for transfer to a 4-year program.
The CM A.A.S. degree also incorporates a core of approved general education courses, making it appropriate for transfer to a 4-year program.
Many of the courses in this program are transferable and some may be applied to four-year degree programs at other institutions. CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges and universities in New Mexico and elsewhere.
This program is the only accredited Associate of Applied Science in Construction Management program in New Mexico, and is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE). Students are prepared for entry level positions as construction estimators and schedulers, and project engineers.
Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites
Students may demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by Diploma/GPA, placement exam scores, or specific course work.